It’s important to know how long, and in what circumstances, to leave a cow laboring, and when to help her or seek veterinary assistance.
For profitability in a cow-calf enterprise, cows should be fertile and healthy, with almost all of them pregnant at the end of breeding season. The next step is having all those calves born alive and healthy.
Watch your cows during calving season. The birthing process begins well before the feet and nose appear in the birth canal.
Many beef producers have moved to calving later in the spring, for a variety of good reasons. But what’s the effect long-term? That and more awaits you in this week’s Trending Headlines.
10 questions to ask before adjusting your calving window for 2020.